New Holland Brewing: Building a Philosophy

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New Holland Brewing Company, firmly established near the southeastern shore of Lake Macatawa in Holland, is rapidly progressing on their latest addition near the west bank of the Grand River in Grand Rapids’ West Side neighborhood. Aiming to open in September 2016, this location will offer an unparalleled opportunity to revel in life’s finer points […]

New Holland Brewing releases Dragon’s Milk Reserve Vanilla Chai

  HOLLAND, MI–New Holland Brewing Co. has taken its year-­round, bourbon barrel stout and infused it with flavors of Vanilla Chai for its first 2016 reserve batch. This reserve blend is aged in bourbon barrels for three months, with the nuanced flavor of Vanilla Chai for a portion of that time. “This reserve batch of […]

Brewing up brownies


Masen James Bakery is taking craft beer to another level by baking it right into their brownies, cupcakes, and fudge… oh my! Inspired by a longtime passion for baking, owner Clarice Dennison was encouraged by her daughter Sydney Dennison to open up Masen James Bakery storefront after a chance encounter with Goose Island Brewery during […]

Rocktoberfest Celebrity-Curated Dinner Fights Hunger

HOLLAND – The corner of Eighth Street and College Avenue became a gastronomic empire on Tuesday evening. New Holland Brewing Company hosted “Rocktoberfest,” a star-studded event featuring a five-course meal with beer and music pairings curated by celebrity chefs and beer experts. The festivities were a benefit for Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank. Seventy […]

Hatter Days expands, highlights unique IPAs

HOLLAND — When Justin Mendez attended New Holland Brewing’s Hatter Days Street Party in 2014, he could hardly move because it was so packed with craft beer fans. However, this year after the party moved from a downtown Holland street to a spacious parking lot behind the brewery’s pub, Mendez had room to focus on […]